The Roof

(1956)
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Overview

Under provincial Italian law at the time, once a roof is erected, the occupants cannot be evicted from a building. This comedy follows the efforts of a family to erect the roof on a house overnight so that a newlywed couple can have their own home.

  1. Cesare Zavattini

    Writer

  2. Vittorio De Sica

    Director

Facts

Original Title Il tetto

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 12, 1959
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 36m

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93

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